Proverb Source Chinese

  • Pride
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  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
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  • Children
  • Truth
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  • Journeys
  • Permanence and change

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  • J Bridges
  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
  • John Heywood

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  • Proverb Source: Chinese

    Wise Sayings


    The brave person regards dying as going home.
    Category: Courage and fear Source: Chinese
    The contented person can never be ruined.
    Category: Conscience Source: Chinese
    The one who understands does not speak; the one who speaks does not understand.
    Category: Paradox Source: Chinese
    The palest ink is brighter than the best memory.
    Source: Chinese
    The pleasure of doing good is the only one that will not wear out.
    Category: Good and evil Source: Chinese
    The winds of heaven change suddenly; so do human fortunes.
    Category: Permanence and change Source: Chinese
    Too much politeness conceals deceit.
    Category: Courtesy and respect Source: Chinese
    Unjustly got wealth is snow sprinkled with hot water.
    Category: Greed Source: Chinese
    Wealth is but dung; useful only when spread.
    Category: Wealth and poverty Source: Chinese
    When you drink water, remember the mountain spring.
    Category: Gratitude Source: Chinese
    When you fall into a pit, you either die or get out.
    Category: Adversity Source: Chinese
    When you say one thing, the clever person understands three.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    You can't buy an inch of time with an inch of gold.
    Author: Source: Chinese